Chemistry Award
Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Award
Ministry/Department/Organisation: Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers
Detail:  Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers present the following National Awards to recognise meritorious work in the field of Chemical Engineering. Nominations can be made by any Fellow/Member/Associate Member of the Institute. Nominees need not necessarily be members of the institute
  • Lala Shriram National Award for Leadership in Chemical Industry
    Value: Rs. 25,000/-
    (This award was instituted in 1978 in then name of the renowned industrialist
  •  Lala Shriram)NOCIL Award for Excellence in Design or Development of Process Plant and Equipment
     Value: Rs. 10,000/-
    (In 1978, M/s. National Organic Chemicals Industries Limited (NOCIL) instituted this award)
  • IPCL Award for Safety/Hazard Management in Petrochemical Industry
     Value: Rs. 10,000/-
    (This award was instituted by Indian Petrochemicals Limited in 1989)
  • ONGC Award for Excellence in Design and Development of Oil/Gas related Process Plant and/or Chemicals Value: Rs. 10,000/
  • Hindustan Lever Award for The Most Outstanding Chemical Engineer of the year 
    (below the age of 45 years as on 31st December last) 
    Value: Rs. 10,000/- (biennial)
    (This award was instituted by M/s. Hindustan Lever Limited in 1978 as an annual award. It was converted to a biennial award in 1987)
  • Herdillia Award for Excellence in Basic Research in Chemical Engineering 
    Value: Rs. 11,000/-
    (This award was instituted by M/s. Herdillia Chemicals Limited in 1978)
  • ICI India Limited Award for Excellence in Process or Product Development 
    Value: Rs. 10,000/-
    (The award was instituted by Indian Explosives Limited in 1978 in their name. Following the change in the name of the company in 1989, it has been renamed as the ICI India Limited Award)
  • Amar Dye-Chem Award for Excellence in Research and Development
    (for chemical engineers below the age of 35 years as on 31st December last)
    Value: Rs. 3,500/-
    (This award was instituted by M/s. Amar Dye-Chem Limited)
  • Dr. A.V. Rama Rao Foundations Award for the best Ph.D. Thesis and Research work in Chemical Engineering / Technology for the current year
    Value: Nominee: Rs. 15,000/-, Guide: Rs.10,000/-
  • Chemical Weekly Best Research Paper Award for an Undergraduate Chemical Engineering Student
    ( for the best research paper published in a high impact factor international journal)
     Two prizes, Value: Rs. 6,000/- and Rs. 4,000/-
  •  Ambuja's Best Home Paper or Design Project Report Awards
    ( for an undergraduate chemical engineering student)
     three awards of each Rs. 10,000/-, 8,000/- and 7,000/-
  • .Artemis Biotech Award for best Masters Thesis in Chemical Engineering and Technology in the country for the current year 
    Value: Nominee Rs. 10,000/-, Guide Rs. 5,000/-


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ICMA Awards
Ministry/Department/Organisation: Indian Chemical Manufacturers Association
Detail: A pioneer in instituting National Awards, ICMA offers prestigious annual National Awards to encourage excellence of achievements in various fields. Nominations received are scrutinised by a team consisting of experts from the Industry, Academia, National Laboratories, etc. These Awards are presented to the winners at the time of the Annual General Meeting of the Association or at a Special Function organised for the purpose which is normally held in the month of September/October every year.
  • I.C.M.A. Acharya P.C. Ray Award For Development Of Indigenous Technology
  • I.C.M.A. Award For Excellence In Chemical Plant Design & Engineering
  • I.C.M.A. D. M. Trivedi Award For Introducing Advancement In Technology Having A Widespread Impact On   Chemical Industry 
  • I.C.M.A. Award For Excellence In Management Of Health / Safety / Environment
  • I.C.M.A. Award For Excellence In Energy Conservation And Management
  • I.C.M.A. Award For Water Resource Management In Chemical Industry
  • I.C.M.A. Award For Social Responsibility
  • I.C.M.A. Aditya Birla Award For For Best Responsible Care Committed Company .
    For all these Awards, chemical industry will be taken to embrace any of the items manufactured in the chemical sector including Organic & Inorganic Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Dyestuffs, Fertilizers, Pesticides, Man-made Fibres, Speciality Chemicals or other chemical products. Participation is open to any industrial unit engaged in the chemical industry, both in Public and Private Sector. 
    Nominations, complete in all respects, should be sent to Indian Chemical Manufacturers Association, Western Regional Office, Sir Vithaldas Chambers, 16 Mumbai Samachar Marg, Mumbai ? 400 023 
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